Summary: H.R.5210 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5210. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (06/28/1990)

Defense Contractor Selection Improvement Act - Amends Federal defense contract provisions to require a solicitation for competitive proposals to include either a statement that the proposals are intended to be evaluated after discussions with the offerors, or a statement that the proposals are intended to be evaluated without discussions with the offerors unless determined to be necessary. (Currently, only the former statement is required.)

Requires the head of a defense agency to make an award based solely on the factors specified in the solicitation.

Authorizes the head of a defense agency to evaluate competitive proposals and award a contract either with or without discussions with the offerors, depending on the statement included in the solicitation.